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Under-sized crabs attract large-sized fine
Today at 11:15 AM

Under-sized crabs attract large-sized fine

A commercial fisher has been fined $17,000 for taking under-sized crabs.
Seized suspect snakes stopped
Today at 11:05 AM

Seized suspect snakes stopped

Queenslanders are being reminded of the dangers of keeping exotic reptiles after the recent seizure of four non-native snakes.
More than $800,000 in funding for Queensland arts
Today at 10:45 AM

More than $800,000 in funding for Queensland arts

Queensland arts projects are receiving a funding boost from the Palaszczuk Government, with 21 projects sharing in $812,037 of funding in the latest round of the Queensland Arts Showcase Program (QASP) to deliver diverse cultural experiences across the state
KISS is coming to Queensland thanks to the Palaszczuk Government
Today at 08:41 AM

KISS is coming to Queensland thanks to the Palaszczuk Government

The people of Queensland will be able to Rock and Roll All Nite, with the Palaszczuk Government this week inking a deal to bring rock legends KISS to the Sunshine State later this year.
Tough new Youth Justice reforms introduced to Parliament
Yesterday at 05:38 PM

Tough new Youth Justice reforms introduced to Parliament

The State Government has introduced a comprehensive package of Youth Justice reforms that will target hardcore youth criminals who repeatedly offend and put the community at risk.
Legal Aid Queensland appoints new CEO
Yesterday at 03:18 PM

Legal Aid Queensland appoints new CEO

Nicky Davies has been appointed as Legal Aid Queensland’s new chief executive officer today.
Hydrogen Minister Mick de Brenni joins Assistant Minister Lance McCallum and Queensland Hydrogen Champions Barry O'Rourke, Kim Richards and Les Walker at the hydrogen-powered BBQ.
Yesterday at 02:28 PM

Hydrogen to power homes, industry and backyard BBQs

Gladstone is fast on its way to becoming a renewable hydrogen superpower, with the proposed hydrogen plant project hitting milestones ahead of schedule
Funding in Gladstone for high-tech manufacturing and jobs
Yesterday at 01:05 PM

Funding in Gladstone for high-tech manufacturing and jobs

Gladstone manufacturer Mecha – Engineered Mechanical Solutions has been awarded funding through the Palaszczuk Government’s Regional Manufacturing Hubs Grants program to adopt world-leading technology and processes.
Food supplement manufacturer sweetens high-performance production
Yesterday at 12:15 PM

Food supplement manufacturer sweetens high-performance production

More local jobs are on the menu for Meadowbrook food manufacturer ATP Science thanks to a $1.5m of funding from the Palaszczuk Government’s $46 million Made in Queensland program.
Prawns star in new record-high for aquaculture production
Yesterday at 11:57 AM

Prawns star in new record-high for aquaculture production

Prawn farming has propelled the value of aquaculture production to a new record high in Queensland.
Hydraulics manufacturer ready for heavy lift in production
Yesterday at 11:50 AM

Hydraulics manufacturer ready for heavy lift in production

Acacia Ridge manufacturer PTE Hydraulics is eyeing a lift in export opportunities thanks to a $350,000 grant from the Palaszczuk Government’s $46 million Made in Queensland program.
Robotic infusion set to deliver ten new jobs
Yesterday at 11:43 AM

Robotic infusion set to deliver ten new jobs

Seventeen Mile Rocks manufacturer Intellidesigns will be in the market to create new local jobs thanks to more than $300,000 of funding from the Palaszczuk Government’s $46 million Made in Queensland (MiQ) program.